Finance Associate job at Greenlight Planet Zambia
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Vacancy title:
Finance Associate

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Business Management and Administration , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Greenlight Planet Zambia

Deadline of this Job:
Friday, July 21 2023 

Duty Station:
Within Zambia , Lusaka, South - Central Africa

Date Posted: Tuesday, July 18 2023, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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What you would be expected to do:
• Ensuring accurate month-close/quarter-close and year-close processes and manage all financial reports
• Closure of all statutory and tax audits, external and internal audits
• Finalization of the financial statements and perform the required review of the financial statements.
• Discuss audit queries and close all issues raised by the auditors.
• Manage tax and overall account reconciliations to ensure the balance sheet is stated accurately.
• Provide periodic Trial balance to show movements in profit and loss as well as balance sheet.
• Ensuring accountings are in accordance with local GAAP and US GAAP
• Manage all direct and indirect tax filings, reporting, and all of its underlying processes.
• Drive all Transfer pricing assessments, filings, reporting and processes.
• Liaising with the Service provider for getting the Transfer pricing study completed on a yearly basis.
• Preparing the necessary Tax reporting package on a quarterly basis for provision of all the status updates to Global finance team.
• Ensuring that the correct with-holding tax rate has been used for deducting the tax for all the required heads and all relevant items have been included for with-holding tax deduction.
• Liaising with the service provider for getting the remittance done on time for VAT, WHTax, PAYE, NHIS, NAPSA and other related items.
• Maintenance of the monthly Compliance Dashboard and to ensure that all statutory payments are made on time.
• Partner with global finance team to execute finance initiatives across organization as required from time to time.
• Drive visibility into variable cost accounting, variable cost productivity, project margins and other key financial metrics.
• Creating of masters with all the relevant information of the customers and vendors and maintenance of necessary documents for them
• Processing of employee reimbursements.
• Ensure all local secretarial compliances are done on time.

You might be a strong candidate if you:
• Bachelor’s degree in accounting/Finance
ACCA / CPA or any relevant professional qualification is a must.
• 3 years relevant work experience in Controllership, accounting, or taxation practices
• Relevant work experience with Big 4 audit firms or MNCs
Desired Characteristics
• Excellent analytical skills, able to clearly link financial results to operational performance drivers, generate alternatives and drive positive change.
• Clear thinking/problem solving, able to lead projects/process improvement within operations/finance function.
• Able to break down complex issues into simpler steps and resolve them.
• Fluent in written and verbal English communication
• Excellent presentation skills and strong executive presence
• Ability to prioritize & promote teamwork.
• Willing to participate and engage in operations in addition to finance.
• Excellent grasp over MS Excel and MS power point
• Should be flexible, willing to stretch and achieve over and above base expectations.
• Possess strong people management skills.

What we offer (in addition to compensation and statutory benefits):
• An opportunity to grow as a professional in a dynamic, fast-growing, high impact industry;
• The chance to work in an open-minded, collaborative culture surrounded by enthusiastic Greenlighters who are driven by the challenge of continuously innovating and growing an innovative, sustainable business with a profound impact on the world;
• A truly multicultural experience: you will have the chance to work with and learn from people from different geographies, nationalities, and backgrounds.
• Structured, tailored learning and development programs help you become a better leader, manager, and professional through the Greenlight Academy.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
• Interested and qualified? Click here to apply

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Zambia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: Friday, July 21 2023
Duty Station: Lusaka
Posted: 18-07-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 18-07-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 18-07-2066
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